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Amulets

3 wadjet and fragment, blue faience, open work, cut both sides

Provenance

From Beg. West 796,1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 712–593 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-568

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets